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Is Russia’s Middle East endgame trouble for global energy markets?

Moscow is slowly becoming the Middle East's, and by extension the global energy industries', power broker for the 21st century.

25 December 2017 , 02:00Neftegaz.RU4120

Russia and China grow closer as the new Silk Road unfolds

China's Belt and Road Initiative heralds a new era with mega infrastructure projects dotting the landscape.

18 December 2017 , 00:02ZeroHedgeNeftegaz.RU3820

Gazprom continues western European natural gas growth

Gazprom's gas supplies to western Europe edged up by 3% y-oy in the Q3 2017.

20 November 2017 , 00:02Stuart Elliott, PlattsNeftegaz.RU4280

U.S. LNG faces headwinds in Asian markets

Russia may have beaten the United States to the punch when it comes to tapping into growing Chinese demand.

13 November 2017 , 00:03Daniel J. GraeberNeftegaz.RU4080

Petroyuan may supplant petrodollars as Russia’s oil & gas replace US influence in Asia

The «Great Game» over oil and energy dominance is being played out in Asia's energy markets.

30 October 2017 , 00:03Peter GuyNeftegaz.RU4830

Are oil markets becoming immune to geopolitical risk?

After lying dormant for a few months, the risk premium in oil is back.

23 October 2017 , 00:04Gregory BrewNeftegaz.RU4870

Does Russia really need the OPEC deal?

OPEC and Russia are coordinating the 1st joint OPEC/non-OPEC deal to curb oil output since 2001, but the apparent unity in the face of lower-for-longer oil prices doesn't disguise the fact that the cartel and Russia have separate agendas for production, expansion, and global market shares.

25 September 2017 , 00:03Neftegaz.RU5940

Venezuela’s «oil fire sale» to benefit Russia and China

Now, there's talk of U.S. sanctions on PDVSA in particular. Here's how that may play right into Russia's and China's hands.

28 August 2017 , 00:02Kent MoorsNeftegaz.RU6180

Mozambique and Rosneft’s hunt for foreign policy pull

Word that Rosneft will soon open an office in Mozambique belies the company and Sechin's growing influence over Russia's policy in the Asia-Pacific.

31 July 2017 , 00:01Nicholas TrickettNeftegaz.RU5770

Russian gas trumps American sanctions

A reinvigorated discussion of Russia's energy policy in Europe has recently become part of the debate in Washington over new sanctions against Moscow.

10 July 2017 , 00:02Nikolay PakhomovNeftegaz.RU5540

Putin’s newest oil play: Russia gains foothold in Iraqi oil patch

The latest developments in Kurdish-Russian relations might be indicative of even deeper cooperation and convergence between the 2 nations.

19 June 2017 , 00:01Viktor KatonaNeftegaz.RU6520

The battle for natural gas dominance in Russia

It's no secret that Gazprom has been fending off challenges to its monopolist position as a natural gas exporter for some time now.

29 May 2017 , 00:02Nicholas TrickettNeftegaz.RU6940

The Russian oil industry will survive, even at $20 per barrel

Although from time to time oil howling sees very low prices, for Russia it is unimportant what the cost of a barrel will be, as long as it is no less than $20.

13 March 2017 , 00:01Dimitri DolaberidzeNeftegaz.RU5370

Gazprom plays ball: the depoliticization of the European gas market

Gazprom's gas supplies to Europe and Turkey reached an all-time record in 2016.

06 February 2017 , 00:05Neftegaz.RU9080

Why Russia beat Saudi Arabia as China’s №1 oil supplier

Russia last year overtook Saudi Arabia as China's biggest supplier of crude oil thanks in large part to increased demand from independent refineries, popularly called teapots.

30 January 2017 , 00:07Irina SlavNeftegaz.RU7630

Oil falls on China concerns

Oil prices fell on January 13, 2017 and were on track to end the week lower on lingering doubts over the extent of Opec cuts, with sentiment worsened by concerns over the economic health of the world's 2nd-largest oil consumer China after it reported the steepest falls in overall exports since 2009.

16 January 2017 , 00:10Neftegaz.RU7450

10 energy surprises in 2017

It's pointless to list the obvious. For oil and gas, pundits know that things like OPEC compliance, U.S. rig counts, pipeline angst, and Chinese consumption are on a long list of standard items that are obligatory to parse from our cluttered news feeds.

26 December 2016 , 13:49Peter TertzakianNeftegaz.RU7380

Japan importing less crude oil; Gives Iran and Russia cold shoulder

Japan's crude oil imports dropped to 3.055 million barrels per day in October, down by 5.6 % from September, the Petroleum Association of Japan (PAJ) reported on December 10, 2016.

12 December 2016 , 01:28Tsvetana ParaskovaNeftegaz.RU7180

Analysts clash over OPEC as «A Dying Organization» or a force that will propel prices into the $70s

Analysts have spent the days following the loose Algeria output cap deal predicting that prices will stay in the doldrums for the foreseeable future; but the founder of Andurand Capital Management thinks crude will reach $60 per barrel over the next 3 months and $70 next year due to the agreement.

17 October 2016 , 00:42Neftegaz.RU7720

How sanctions have benefited Russian Oil

Oil and gas producers have worked diligently to reduce the cost of their operations following the fall in crude oil prices at the end of 2014.

10 October 2016 , 00:05Oil & Gas 360®Neftegaz.RU8850

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